Management Development Program (MDP - Starts in May!)

Learn strategies for impactful management and gain practical tools you can apply right away to support your individual, team, and organizational goals.  

At the end of this program you will have a new cohort of cross campus manager partners, a renewed confidence as a department leader and a deeper understanding of effective strategies for employee engagement.

Who should attend: This immersive six session series with one (30 minute) 1:1 coaching session, is designed for managers leading team strategy and execution (e.g. hiring, budgeting process) that would like to improve their skill sets and gain knowledge with these essential skills and topics.

The series is limited to 20 participants to ensure an interactive and engaging learning experience. Stay tuned for locations and facilitator updates!

Please complete the Registration Form to join the series. This six session program is limited to 20 participants to ensure a personal, engaging, and an action-oriented experience.

Identifying and Leveraging Your Strengths  – Clifton Strengths Finder
May 18, 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Location: Riley Room (Facilitator: Certified CliftonStrengths Coach, The Gallup Organization  Lee Koles, Ph.D. CareerSequel. Lee is a Williams Parent and Alumna!)

Discover your strengths using the Clifton Strengths Assessment
Reflect upon how leaning into your strengths will enable you to lead and build credibility as a manager

The Recruitment Process (from start to finish!)
June 20, 2023  8:30 am – 10:30 am
Location : Griffin 3, Griffin Hall

Create your recruiting strategy, navigate the “workbook” and budgeting best practices
(topics may include: interviewing, benchmarking, onboarding new employees)

The Holistic Approach to Supporting your Staff
Sept 19, 2023, 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Location: Griffin 3

What can I say and not say?
Let’s talk about absences, leaves, Title IX, accommodations, corrective action, performance issues, pips, and more…

Preparing (and Understanding) Your Budget – Let’s Get To It!
November 8, 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Griffin 3, Griffin Hall

Build your budget IQ to submit your budget with success and less stress

Coaching through Change
December 7, 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Location TBD 

Use effective coaching skills to manage employees with compassion in ever changing environments

Getting it Done!
DATE TBD , TIME TBD, LOCATION TBD  

Lead and facilitate productive meetings in a hybrid environment
Design your day with time-management best practices